What is Fibaro Bypass 2?

November 12, 2019 Off By idswater

What is Fibaro Bypass 2?

FIBARO Bypass 2 prevents flickering of the LED lights and glowing of the turned off compact fluorescent lamps. In the case of 2-wire connection, FIBARO Bypass 2 allows to reduce minimum power of load required by the Dimmer for correct operation.

How does Fibaro Dimmer 2 work?

Fibaro Configuration Settings The Fibaro Dimmer 2 has an auto-calibration feature that detects the type and rating of the bulb(s) being used. During the calibration cycle it configures the dimming type between leading-edge and trailing-edge and adjusts various settings such as dimming level and rate to suit the load.

How do I reset my Fibaro dimmer 2?

Dimmer 2 – “Reset”

  1. Disconnect the power supply.
  2. Remove the Dimmer 2 from the wall switch box.
  3. Connect the power supply.
  4. Locate the B-button on the housing.
  5. Press and hold the B-button to enter the menu mode.
  6. Wait for the visual LED indicator to turn yellow.
  7. Quickly release and click the B-button again.

How to Remove Fibaro Dimmer 2?

  1. Place the Dimmer 2 within the direct range of your Z-Wave controller.
  2. Identify switch no.
  3. Set the main controller in remove mode (see the controller’s manual).
  4. Quickly, three times press switch no.
  5. Wait for the removing process to end.
  6. Successful removing will be confirmed by the Z-Wave controller’s message.

What is a dimmer bypass?

When your Nano Dimmer connects LED lights or energy saving compact fluorescent lamps, the Bypass can prevent flickering of the LED light when dimming off the light and glowing of the turned off compact fluorescent lamp. Bypass will stop most bulbs from flickering including static and dimmable LEDs and CFLs.

How do you reset a dimmer 2?

Resetting the Dimmer 2:

  1. Disconnect the power supply.
  2. Remove the Dimmer 2 from the wall switch box.
  3. Connect the power supply.
  4. Locate the B-button on the housing.
  5. Press and hold the B-button to enter the menu mode.
  6. Wait for the visual LED indicator to turn yellow.
  7. Quickly release and click the B-button again.

How do you calibrate a Fibaro dimmer?

Calibration may be forced:

  1. by setting parameter 13 to 1 or 2 (without/with FIBARO Bypass 2)
  2. through triple clicking and holding the main light switch (each hold for more than 5 seconds)
  3. by selecting the appropriate MENU option using the B-button (see „Operating the device” on page 12)

How do I reset my FGS 223?

Resetting the device:

  1. Switch off the mains voltage (disable the fuse).
  2. Remove the Switch 2 from the wall switch box.
  3. Switch on the mains voltage.
  4. Press and hold the B-button to enter the menu.
  5. Wait for the visual LED indicator to glow yellow.
  6. Quickly release and click the B-button again.

How do I uninstall Z-Wave switch?

Select the 3 dots icon located at the top right corner. Tap Delete. Ensure that the LED on Smart Home Hub is blinking. Tap the button on the Z-Wave device that you want to factory reset.

How do I wire Aeotec bypass?

Connect the Bypass 2nd wire into Neutral line. First loosen the connection to the Neutral wire connected to your Load. Fit the second wire of the Bypass Load Wires into the Neutral fitting. Tighten the screws on the Neutral wire and Bypass wires and make sure that they cannot fall out.

What does a LUT MLC do?

The LUT-MLC load adapter is provided to help ensure proper operation of the switch with LED, CFL, fluorescent, and ELV lighting loads. The LUT-MLC must be connected to the neutral and switched hot feed to the load. Install the LUT-MLC inside a load fixture or in a separate junction box within the circuit.

How do I connect my Fibaro dimmer?

Installation of the FIBARO Dimmer 2:

  1. Switch off the mains voltage (disable the fuse)
  2. Open the wall switch box.
  3. Connect with one of the diagrams below.
  4. After verifying correctness of connection switch on the mains voltage.
  5. Wait around 30s for the calibration process to end, light may blink during the process.

Do you have to use Fibaro dimmer bypass 2?

You only need one Fibaro Dimmer Bypass 2 for each circuit (not for each light bulb). Note: You must use the new Fibaro Dimmer Bypass 2, do not use the older Fibaro Dimmer Bypass as this may damage the module or your LEDs.

What does fgb-002 do in Fibaro bypass 2?

FGB-002 provides powering of the Dimmer in case of controlling the low loads of minimum power down to 5VA (for cosφ>0.5). In the case of 2-wire connection do not connect load below minimal power without FGB-002. Bypass 2 works only in trailing edge mode.

What is the power rating of the Fibaro dimmer 2?

It is therefore common practise to de-rate the maximum power rating of the Fibaro Dimmer 2 when using LEDs. According to the technical specifications of the Fibaro Dimmer 2 it is rated for between 50-200VA when used with LEDs without the Fibaro Dimmer Bypass 2 and 5-200VA when used with LEDs with the Fibaro Dimmer Bypass 2.

Where is the switch on the Fibaro light controller?

Identify switch no. 1 (turns the light on) or the B-button (located on the device’s housing). On the Home Screen, select Menu icon and click Devices. Select More Options (three dots) icon and click Edit. Select the minus icon (-) next to the device. Click Delete to confirm.